Responses for show #2857 - Tuesday, January 21, 1997

Contestants

Pat Pauken, an attorney and doctoral candidate from Columbus, Ohio

Jennifer Wadsack, a homemaker from Chatham, New Jersey

Breck Jeffery, a research analyst from Kailua, Hawaii (whose 1-day cash winnings total $11,201)

Jeopardy! Round responses

PEOPLE IN HISTORY
FILM STARS
LAW
U.S. STATES
OF NO IMPORTANCE
GOLF TALK
    $100 1
Marco Polo

Pat!
    $100 5
Robin Williams

Pat!
    $100 2
a will

Breck
    $100 12
Rhode Island

Pat!
    $100 21
beans

Pat!
    $100 26
"Fore!"

Breck
    $200 3
the Civil War

Breck
    $200 6
Tom Arnold

Pat!
    $200 10
perjury

Jennifer
    $200 13
Nevada

Pat!
    $200 22
an ocean

Pat!
    $200 27
a hole-in-one

Pat!
    $300 4
Simon Bolivar

Pat!
    $300 7
Robert De Niro

Pat!
    $300 11
an indictment

Breck
    $300 14
Des Moines

Breck
    $300 23
The Tempest

Breck
    $300 28
a caddy

Pat!
    $400 16
Philip of Macedon

Breck
    $400 8
Denzel Washington

Pat!
    $400 19
a statute of limitations

Jennifer
    $400 15
New Jersey

Breck
    $400 24
run of the mill

Pat!
    $400 29
80

Breck
    $500 17
Pat Garrett

Pat!
    $500 9
(Jennifer: Who is Hamel?)
(Pat!: Who is Irving?)

Alfre Woodard

JenniferPat!
Triple Stumper
    $500 20
the burden of proof

Pat!
    $500 18
Maryland

Pat!
    $600 25
(Pat!: What is "The Banana Boat Song"?)
...
(Alex: We have a minute to deal with the last category.)

"It Doesn't Matter Anymore" (by Buddy Holly)

Pat!
    $500 30
putting

Pat!

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 15):

Breck Jennifer Pat!
$1,300 -$300 $1,200

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Breck Jennifer Pat!
$2,500 $100 $3,800

Double Jeopardy! Round responses

MYTHOLOGY
RULERS
HERBS & SPICES
COMPOSERS
LITERATURE
GULF TALK
    $200 22
rice

Jennifer
    $200 17
Peter the Great

Jennifer
    $200 26
(Alex: We have less than a minute to go.)

paprika

Pat!
    $200 2
(Breck: Who is Gershwin?)
(Alex: Be more specific.)
(Breck: [No response])

George Gershwin

BreckPat!
    $200 11
The Scarlet Letter

Jennifer
    $200 7
Italy

Breck
    $400 1
Romulus

Pat!
    $400 18
Charlemagne

Breck
    $400 27
anise

Pat!
    $400 3
(Pat!: Who is Bach?)
(Alex: Which one?)

Johann Sebastian Bach

Pat!
    $400 12
boxing

Jennifer
    $400 8
the Gulf of Mexico

Pat!
    $600 23
cats

Breck
    $600 19
Africa

Breck
    $600 28
saffron

Breck
    $600 4
Rimsky-Korsakov

Pat!
    $600 13
C.S. Lewis

Breck
    $600 9
the Gulf of St. Lawrence

Triple Stumper
    $800 24
Aztecs

Breck
    $2,000 20
the Incan Empire

Breck
    $800 29
mace

Jennifer
    $1,000 5
(Pat!: Who is Brahms?)

W.A. Mozart

Pat!
    $800 15
(Breck: Who is Givan?)
(Alex: Tell me what you said.)
(Breck: Who is [hesitating] Kamal Kaban?)
(Alex: No.)

Kahlil Gibran

BreckJennifer
    $800 10
the Gulf of Aqaba

Triple Stumper
    $1000 25
(Breck: Who is Odin?)
...
(Alex: And we're having a problem with Pat!'s button; Pat!, give me a response.)

Thor

BreckPat!
    $1000 21
Henry VII

Breck
    $1000 30
savory

Breck
    $1000 6
Igor Stravinsky

Breck
    $1000 16
This Side of Paradise

Triple Stumper
    $1000 14
the Gulf of Riga

Breck

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Breck Jennifer Pat!
$10,300 $2,700 $6,400

[wagering suggestions for these scores]

Final Jeopardy! Round responses

WORD ORIGINS
JenniferWhat annual
$0
Pat!What is annum?
$1,600
BreckWhat is anniversary?
$2,501
anniversary (annus = year & verso = turn)

Final scores:

Breck Jennifer Pat!
$12,801 $2,700 $4,800
2-day champion: $24,002 3rd place: Zyliss tea/coffee service 2nd place: an Ashley entertainment system + a Daewoo TV & VCR

Game dynamics:

Coryat scores:

Breck Jennifer Pat!
$9,100 $2,700 $8,000
21 R
(including 1 DD),
3 W
8 R,
1 W
25 R,
3 W
(including 2 DDs)

Combined Coryat: $19,800

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